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International Institute for Sustainable Development Homepage

The Institute advocates environmental stewardship and economic development by advancing policy recommendations on international trade and investment, economic policy, climate change, measurement and indicators, and natural resource management. Read More

Smart Growth Online

Smart Growth encourages sustainable development. It is a member of the Smart Growth Network, a partnership formed in 1996 between the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and non-profit and government organizations. Read More

Business for Social Responsibility Homepage

A nonprofit organization, Business for Social Responsibility (BSR) provides information, tools, training and advisory services to make corporate social responsibility an integral part of business operations and strategies. Read More

Coalition for Environmentally Responsible Economies Homepage

CERES is a coalition of environmental, investor, and advocacy groups working together to help create a sustainable future. Read More

Center for Environmental Leadership in Business Homepage

In collaboration with industry leaders, other environmental organizations, and academia, the Center develops and demonstrates innovative, replicable business practices that focus on three critical issues: biodiversity, water, and climate change. Read More

World Business Council for Sustainable Development Homepage

The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) is a coalition of 170 international companies committed to sustainable development via economic growth, ecological balance and social progress. Read More

Tides Homepage

In the interest of promoting sustainable environmental practices, the Tides Center facilitates effective grantmaking programs and assists non-profit community based organizations through providing cost-effective frameworks for philanthropy. Read More

Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes

Based on the cooperation of Dow Jones Indexes, STOXX Limited, and SAM, the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes track the financial performance of the leading sustainability-driven companies worldwide. Read More


EERL's mission is to be the best possible online collection of environmental and energy sustainability resources for community college educators and for their students. The resources are also available for practitioners and the public.


EERL is a product of a community college-based National Science Foundation Center, the Advanced Technology Environmental and Energy Center (ATEEC), and its partners.

Contact ATEEC 563.441.4087 or by email ateec@eicc.edu